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Roy's new album "Strikin' Matches - LIVE!" sees its official release on September 30th. You can ask your favourite record store to order it in for you, or download it from iTunes.

MINCE MEAT TART
The festive season is once again looming, and it's time for our own little tradition. Check out the page detailing the history of Roy's 'Mince Meat Tart' song. You can listen to three different versions and try out James Barber's fabulous recipe. Take a look. It's our way of saying Happy Holidays to you all!!

ROY'S TWELVE TUNES OF CHRISTMAS
Mitchell Kezin, creator of the new Christmas record collecting documentary 'Jingle Bell Rocks', invited Roy, along with several other Christmas record collectors, to put together a batch of yuletide tunes for the 'Jingle Bell Rocks' playlist collection. Go to Soundcloud to stream 'Roy's Twelve Tunes Of Christmas'. While you're listening, click on 'track info' to read about Roy's choices. Enjoy and feel free to spread the news! Go here for more about the 'Jingle Bell Rocks' movie.

ANNOUNCING THE NEW ALBUM!

STRIKIN MATCHES LIVE COVER

Roy's long awaited new album is finally ready for release. Strikin' Matches - LIVE! was recorded at several of Roy's solo shows between 2011 and 2013.

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"A curious cross between the nasal insecurity of a Neil Young and the confident swagger of a Jackie Wilson."
- Jeani Reid, Vancouver Province, November, 1971.

"Over the years, Forbes has amassed a catalogue of tunes that's the envy of any Canadian folk-roots artist of his generation."
- Peter North, Edmonton Journal, October, 2006.



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